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Sudanese Women Union Participates in CSW Sixty-Third Session

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Khartoum, March 13(SUNA)- The Sudanese Women's Union delegation ,headed by  its Secretary-General , Ahlam Mohamed Ibrahim  is participating  in  meetings of  63rd  Session of  the UN 63rd Commission on the Status of Women which  started Tuesday in New York and will continue until March 22.

The  members  of  the delegation  made intervensions  in  Symposium of the Arab Women's Union about woman refugees in the Arab region and their   need for social protection  systems   held on the sidelines of the Commission's meetings .

Ahlam talked about Sudan experiment and the Sudanese Women's Union efforts  to protect women who are subjected to abuse and various problems.

She pointed out that woman refugees  in Sudan has not been placed  into camps , but they have been integrated into public life and the community with full freedom of movement, ownership and work and are protected and fully supported by government institutions and civil society organizations.

The Secretary -General of the union recommended concerted global efforts to achieve  sustainable peace, and to promote dialogue as means for  solving  problems, besides  supporting   civil society organizations to enhance  capacities to play a distinctive role in  advocacy and protection of refugees .sn/ab